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FIRE WEATHER POINT FORECAST MATRICES
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LUBBOCK TX
350 PM CDT WED APR 1 2015

TXZ024-021015-
CAPROCK RAWS-BRISCOE TX
34.41N 101.05W ELEV. 2561 FT
350 PM CDT WED APR 1 2015

DATE           04/01/15      THU 04/02/15            FRI 04/03/15            SAT
UTC 3HRLY     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12
CDT 3HRLY     16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07

MIN/MAX                      58          87          50          63          40
TEMP          86 84 73 68 63 60 70 80 86 84 68 59 54 51 55 59 62 61 52 48 45 42
DEWPT         36 31 32 35 36 36 36 35 28 24 23 25 31 36 35 31 29 28 28 28 29 29
MAX/MIN RH                   41          11          56          27          59
RH            17 15 22 29 36 41 28 20 12 11 18 27 41 56 47 34 28 28 39 46 53 59
WIND DIR      SW SW SW  W  W NW  N  W SW SW  W  W NW  N  N  N  N NE  E  E SE  S
WIND SPD      14 13  8  9 10  6  8  5 21 17 13 13 18 21 20 17 14 13 11  8  6  6
CLOUDS        FW SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
CLOUDS(%)     19 26 18  9  8  7  8  9  8 15 16 18 29 39 42 44 36 29 29 29 32 35
POP 12HR                      5           0           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
FIRE WEATHER                        A  A  A
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  6     6     6     6     6     6     2     4     4     3
MIX HGT              9200   200  5400 13400  7600  2300  4500  6400  4300   300
T WIND DIR             SW     W    NW     W    SW     W     N     N     E    SW
T WIND SPD             11    10    10    28    12    20    28    20     5     3
RFTI           0  1  0  0  0  0  0  0  4  2  0  0  0  2  1  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI CATEGORY NO EL NO NO NO NO NO NO CL EL NO NO NO EL EL NO NO NO NO NO NO NO


DATE           04/04 SUN 04/05/15 MON 04/06/15 TUE 04/07/15 WED 04/08/15
UTC 6HRLY     18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00
CDT 6HRLY     13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19

MAX/MIN            68      49      79      56      88      56      83      52      77
TEMP          62 66 57 51 73 77 65 58 81 85 66 58 77 80 61 54 71 74
DEWPT         24 21 28 33 42 41 45 47 22 16 21 29 25 28 35 40 32 31
MIN/MAX RH
RH            23 18 33 50 33 28 47 68 11  8 18 33 14 15 38 58 24 20
PWIND DIR           S       S       S      SW      SW       W       W       S      SE
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC B1 B1 B1 SC FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC FW SC SC SC
POP 12HR            5       5      20       5       0       5       5       5       5

$$

TXZ026-021015-
CHILDRESS-CHILDRESS TX
34.43N 100.28W ELEV. 1952 FT
350 PM CDT WED APR 1 2015

DATE           04/01/15      THU 04/02/15            FRI 04/03/15            SAT
UTC 3HRLY     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12
CDT 3HRLY     16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07

MIN/MAX                      56          90          52          67          40
TEMP          88 86 73 67 62 59 70 82 89 87 71 62 56 53 58 63 66 65 54 49 45 42
DEWPT         44 38 40 44 42 40 40 41 34 29 29 32 35 37 36 33 30 29 29 29 29 29
MAX/MIN RH                   50          13          54          26          60
RH            22 18 29 43 48 50 34 24 15 13 22 32 45 54 44 32 27 26 38 46 53 60
WIND DIR       S  S  S SW SW NW  N NW SW SW SW  W NW  N  N  N  N  N NE  E  E SE
WIND SPD      17 14 12  6  5  4  9  6 14 18 16 13 17 20 20 18 18 16 12  8  5  5
CLOUDS        FW SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW SC
CLOUDS(%)     21 27 20 12 10  7  8  9  9 16 18 19 28 37 42 47 37 28 25 22 24 26
POP 12HR                     10           0           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
FIRE WEATHER                        A  A  A
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  6     6     6     6     6     6     2     3     3     3
MIX HGT              7000   100  2800 13200  8400  2300  4800  6200  4000   200
T WIND DIR              S    SW    NW    SW    SW     W     N     N     E    NW
T WIND SPD             13     6     9    24    10    18    31    23     5     2
RFTI           0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  1  1  0  0  0  1  1  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI CATEGORY NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO EL EL NO NO NO EL EL NO NO NO NO NO NO NO


DATE           04/04 SUN 04/05/15 MON 04/06/15 TUE 04/07/15 WED 04/08/15
UTC 6HRLY     18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00
CDT 6HRLY     13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19

MAX/MIN            69      48      78      57      91      59      86      54      79
TEMP          63 67 56 50 72 76 65 60 84 88 69 61 80 83 64 56 73 76
DEWPT         25 24 32 36 44 46 51 51 34 23 24 33 28 33 41 43 38 35
MIN/MAX RH
RH            23 19 40 58 37 34 60 74 17  9 18 35 15 16 43 60 28 22
PWIND DIR          SE       S       S       S      SW      SW       W      SE      SE
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     15>     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR            5       5      20       5       5       5       5       5       5

$$

TXZ043-021015-
JAYTON RAWS-KENT TX
33.23N 100.57W ELEV. 1905 FT
350 PM CDT WED APR 1 2015

DATE           04/01/15      THU 04/02/15            FRI 04/03/15            SAT
UTC 3HRLY     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12
CDT 3HRLY     16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07

MIN/MAX                      60          91          56          67          41
TEMP          86 85 74 69 65 62 72 84 90 88 73 65 60 57 60 64 66 65 55 50 46 43
DEWPT         45 41 44 49 54 55 49 38 33 31 34 38 38 37 36 35 33 32 32 32 32 31
MAX/MIN RH                   78          13          47          28          63
RH            24 21 34 49 68 78 44 19 13 13 24 37 45 47 41 34 29 29 41 50 59 63
WIND DIR      SW SW  S  S SW SW NW  W SW SW SW SW  W NW  N  N  N NE NE  E  E  E
WIND SPD      14 13  9 16 13 11  6  6 21 19 16 12 10 10 14 19 18 14 12  9  6  5
CLOUDS        FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
CLOUDS(%)     24 22 17 11 10  8 10 11 10 17 18 20 23 27 33 38 37 35 34 32 36 40
POP 12HR                      5           0           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
FIRE WEATHER                        A  A  A
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  6     6     6     6     6     6     5     2     3     4
MIX HGT              5800   400  9100 12400  6900   200  3600  5000  3700   400
T WIND DIR              S    SW     W    SW    SW     W     N    NE    NE    NE
T WIND SPD             14    16    13    28    12     9    27    25    12     1
RFTI           0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  3  1  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI CATEGORY NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO CL EL NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO


DATE           04/04 SUN 04/05/15 MON 04/06/15 TUE 04/07/15 WED 04/08/15
UTC 6HRLY     18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00
CDT 6HRLY     13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19

MAX/MIN            68      50      79      57      91      59      86      56      82
TEMP          63 66 57 52 73 77 66 60 84 88 69 61 80 83 65 58 76 79
DEWPT         24 24 33 39 48 47 54 55 40 26 42 45 37 34 45 46 45 39
MIN/MAX RH
RH            22 20 39 61 41 35 66 83 21 11 37 54 21 18 48 66 33 24
PWIND DIR          SE       S       S       S      SW      SW      SW       S      SW
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC B1 B2 B2 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR            5      10      20       5       5       5      10      10      10

$$

TXZ035-021015-
LUBBOCK-LUBBOCK TX
33.67N 101.82W ELEV. 3280 FT
350 PM CDT WED APR 1 2015

DATE           04/01/15      THU 04/02/15            FRI 04/03/15            SAT
UTC 3HRLY     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12
CDT 3HRLY     16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07

MIN/MAX                      52          88          48          64          38
TEMP          86 84 71 64 58 55 66 80 86 84 68 58 52 49 54 60 63 62 52 47 43 40
DEWPT         35 31 33 37 37 36 33 29 25 22 23 25 28 31 32 31 30 28 28 29 29 28
MAX/MIN RH                   48          10          50          27          63
RH            16 15 25 37 45 48 29 15 11 10 18 28 39 50 43 33 29 27 39 48 58 63
WIND DIR      SW SW SW SW  W  W  W  W SW SW SW SW NW  N  N  N NE NE  E  E  E  E
WIND SPD      13 11  5  5  8  8  9 19 23 21 19 14 16 18 19 18 17 14 13 11  8  6
CLOUDS        FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
CLOUDS(%)     18 20 16 11  9  7  9 10 11 14 16 17 25 32 34 35 32 29 34 39 38 37
POP 12HR                      5           0           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
FIRE WEATHER                        A  A  A
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  6     6     6     6     6     6     2     3     3     3
MIX HGT              8700   100 10100 11800  6200  1000  3500  5400  3700   400
T WIND DIR             SW     W     W    SW    SW    NW     N    NE     E    SE
T WIND SPD              9     9    20    32    14    14    26    20    12     3
RFTI           0  1  0  0  0  0  0  0  4  4  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI CATEGORY NO EL NO NO NO NO NO NO CL CL NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO


DATE           04/04 SUN 04/05/15 MON 04/06/15 TUE 04/07/15 WED 04/08/15
UTC 6HRLY     18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00
CDT 6HRLY     13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19

MAX/MIN            66      45      78      52      87      54      83      50      78
TEMP          60 64 53 47 71 75 62 55 79 84 64 56 76 80 60 52 72 75
DEWPT         21 20 27 34 44 33 44 45 20 15 23 31 23 26 33 38 30 24
MIN/MAX RH
RH            22 18 35 59 38 21 52 70 11  7 21 39 14 14 37 59 21 15
PWIND DIR          SE       S       S      SW      SW       W       W       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     15>     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC B1 B1 B1 B1 SC FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC FW SC SC FW
POP 12HR            5       5      10       5       0       5       5       5       5

$$

TXZ031-021015-
MATADOR RAWS-COTTLE TX
34.13N 100.42W ELEV. 1900 FT
350 PM CDT WED APR 1 2015

DATE           04/01/15      THU 04/02/15            FRI 04/03/15            SAT
UTC 3HRLY     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12
CDT 3HRLY     16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07

MIN/MAX                      58          92          54          69          41
TEMP          89 87 75 69 64 61 72 84 91 88 72 64 58 55 60 65 68 67 56 50 46 43
DEWPT         44 39 40 44 45 44 41 37 32 29 30 33 35 37 36 34 32 30 30 31 31 30
MAX/MIN RH                   53          12          52          26          60
RH            21 19 29 40 49 53 34 19 12 12 21 31 43 52 42 32 27 26 38 47 55 60
WIND DIR      SW  S  S SW SW NW NW  W SW SW SW SW  W NW  N  N  N  N NE  E  E SE
WIND SPD      17 14 11 10  9  4 10  8 17 18 17 13 16 18 19 18 17 14 11  8  5  5
CLOUDS        FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW SC SC
CLOUDS(%)     22 25 19 13 10  7  8  9  9 15 17 18 26 34 40 46 38 30 27 24 26 28
POP 12HR                     10           0           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
FIRE WEATHER                        A  A  A
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  6     6     6     6     6     6     2     3     3     3
MIX HGT              6800   200  2800 14200  8100  1600  4500  6000  4000   300
T WIND DIR              S    SW    NW    SW    SW     W     N     N     E     W
T WIND SPD             13     9     9    26    12    17    31    24     6     2
RFTI           0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  2  2  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI CATEGORY NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO EL EL NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO


DATE           04/04 SUN 04/05/15 MON 04/06/15 TUE 04/07/15 WED 04/08/15
UTC 6HRLY     18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00
CDT 6HRLY     13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19

MAX/MIN            70      50      79      57      92      59      87      55      81
TEMP          64 68 58 52 73 77 66 60 84 89 69 61 80 84 65 57 75 78
DEWPT         25 25 32 37 47 46 52 52 36 23 27 35 29 33 42 44 38 37
MIN/MAX RH
RH            22 20 37 58 39 33 60 75 18  9 21 38 15 16 43 62 27 23
PWIND DIR          SE       S       S       S      SW      SW       W       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR            5       5      20       5       5       5       5      10       5

$$

TXZ029-021015-
PLAINVIEW-HALE TX
34.18N 101.71W ELEV. 3372 FT
350 PM CDT WED APR 1 2015

DATE           04/01/15      THU 04/02/15            FRI 04/03/15            SAT
UTC 3HRLY     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12
CDT 3HRLY     16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07

MIN/MAX                      50          85          45          61          36
TEMP          85 83 69 62 56 53 64 77 83 81 65 55 49 46 51 57 60 59 49 45 41 38
DEWPT         34 29 30 33 35 35 33 29 24 21 22 25 29 34 33 30 28 27 27 27 28 29
MAX/MIN RH                   49          11          64          28          69
RH            16 14 23 33 44 49 31 17 12 11 19 31 46 64 50 35 30 29 42 49 59 69
WIND DIR      SW SW SW SW  W  W NW  W SW SW  W  W NW  N  N  N NE NE  E  E SE SE
WIND SPD      13 12  5  5  8  9  6 17 21 18 14 13 17 19 19 17 14 13 11  9  6  6
CLOUDS        FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
CLOUDS(%)     14 19 13  7  7  6  8 10  8 15 16 18 28 37 39 40 35 30 32 34 38 41
POP 12HR                      5           0           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
FIRE WEATHER                        A  A  A
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  6     6     6     6     6     6     2     4     4     3
MIX HGT              9100   100  9700 11700  6900  1600  3900  6000  4000   500
T WIND DIR             SW     W    NW    SW    SW    NW     N    NE     E     S
T WIND SPD              9     9    17    32    12    18    27    20    10     4
RFTI           0  1  0  0  0  0  0  0  4  3  0  0  0  1  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI CATEGORY NO EL NO NO NO NO NO NO CL CL NO NO NO EL NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO


DATE           04/04 SUN 04/05/15 MON 04/06/15 TUE 04/07/15 WED 04/08/15
UTC 6HRLY     18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00
CDT 6HRLY     13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19

MAX/MIN            65      43      77      50      86      51      81      47      76
TEMP          59 63 52 46 70 74 60 53 78 83 62 53 74 78 57 49 69 73
DEWPT         23 22 28 34 42 33 40 41 20 14 21 29 24 26 32 36 29 25
MIN/MAX RH
RH            25 21 39 62 36 22 48 64 11  7 20 39 15 15 37 61 22 17
PWIND DIR           S       S      SW      SW      SW       W       W       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     15>     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC B1 B1 B1 SC FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC FW FW SC SC
POP 12HR            5       5      10       5       0       5       5       5       5

$$

BELOW IS A WEATHER ELEMENT KEY FOR THIS PRODUCT

DAY 1 THROUGH 3...
MAX/MIN TEMP OR MIN/MAX TEMP(F).....MAXIMUM/MINIMUM AIR TEMPERATURE
TEMP(F).............................AIR TEMPERATURE
DEWPT(F)............................DEW POINT TEMPERATURE
MIN/MAX RH OR MAX/MIN RH(%).........MAXIMUM/MINIMUM HUMIDITY
RH(%)...............................RELATIVE HUMIDITY
WIND DIR(8 POINT COMPASS)...........20 FT. WIND DIRECTION
WIND DIR DEG(DEGREES)...............20 FT. WIND DIRECTION IN TENS OF DEGREES
                                    RELATIVE TO DUE NORTH.
     EXAMPLE: 09 = 90 DEGREES = EAST; 18 = 180 DEGREES = SOUTH;
              27 = 270 DEGREES = WEST; 36 = 360 DEGREES = NORTH
WIND SPD(MPH).......................20 FT. WIND SPEED
WIND GUST(MPH)......................20 FT. WIND GUST
WIND CHILL..........................WIND CHILL TEMPERATURE
HEAT INDX...........................HEAT INDEX
CLOUDS(CAT).........................CLOUD COVER CATEGORY
     EXAMPLE: CL = CLEAR; FW = FEW; SC = SCATTERED;
              B1 = MOSTLY CLOUDY; B2 = CONSIDERABLE CLOUDS; OV = OVERCAST
CLOUDS(%)...........................CLOUD COVER AS A PERCENTAGE
POP 12HR(%).........................PROBABILITY FOR ACCUMULATING PRECIPITATION
QPF 12HR(IN)........................LIQUID EQUIVALENT PRECIPITATION AMOUNT
WEATHER...
     TYPE...
       RAIN...........RAIN
       RAIN SHWRS.....RAIN SHOWERS
       TSTMS..........THUNDERSTORMS
       DRIZZLE........DRIZZLE
       SNOW...........SNOW
       SNOWSHWRS......SNOW SHOWERS
       SLEET..........SLEET
       FLURRIES.......FLURRIES
       FRZG RAIN......FREEZING RAIN
       FRZG DRZL......FREEZING DRIZZLE
     COVERAGE...
       S..............SLIGHT CHANCE
       C..............CHANCE
       L..............LIKELY
       O..............OCCASIONAL
       D..............DEFINITE
       AR.............AREAS
       PA.............PATCHY
OBVIS...............................OBSTRUCTION TO VISIBILITY
     TYPE...
       F..............FOG
       PF.............PATCHY FOG
       F+.............DENSE FOG
       H..............HAZE
       BS.............BLOWING SNOW
       K..............SMOKE
       BD.............BLOWING DUST
       AF.............VOLCANIC ASHFALL
LAL(CAT)............................LIGHTNING ACTIVITY LEVEL
MIX HGT(FT AGL).....................MIXING HEIGHT
T WIND DIR(8 POINT COMPASS).........TRANSPORT WIND DIRECTION
T WIND SPD(MPH).....................TRANSPORT WIND SPEED
ADI (INDEX).........................ATMOSPHERIC DISPERSION INDEX
DISPERSION..........................LDSI
MAX LVORI...........................LVORI
STA PRES (INCHES MERCURY)...........STATION PRESSURE
ADI (INDEX).........................ATMOSPHERIC DISPERSION INDEX
CEILING (FT)........................CEILING
STABILITY (CAT).....................PASQUILL TURNER STABILITY
WATCH/WARNING/ADVISORY...
     EXAMPLE: W = WARNING; Y = ADVISORY; A = WATCH
     IN EFFECT FOR THE INDICATED HOUR

DAY 4 THROUGH 7...
MAX/MIN TEMP OR MIN/MAX TEMP(F).....MAXIMUM/MINIMUM AIR TEMPERATURE
TEMP(F).............................AIR TEMPERATURE
DEWPT(F)............................DEW POINT TEMPERATURE
RH(%)...............................RELATIVE HUMIDITY
WIND SPD(MPH).......................20 FT. WIND SPEED
     EXAMPLE: <15 = LESS THAN 15 MPH; 15> = 15 MPH OR GREATER
AVE CLOUDS(CAT).....................AVERAGE CLOUD COVER CATEGORY
POP 12HR(%).........................PROBABILITY FOR ACCUMULATING PRECIPITATION
WEATHER...
     SEE DAY 1 THROUGH 3 WEATHER DESCRIPTIONS


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